End of year events!

Attention band and choir students and families! Here are some important dates to know about as we head into the final stretch of the school year.

Friday, 5/20 and Monday 5/23: WHS Wind Ensemble and Jazz Band Auditions
– 8th grade students heading to WHS next year are encouraged to audition for Wind Ensemble and Jazz Band! Sheet music is available in the band room. Check with Mrs. Boorman to sign up for a time. Please note that students wanting to participate in Concert Band DO NOT need to audition.

Saturday, June 4th: WHS Marching Band Orientation Day
– This is a day for interested students to experience being a marching band kid for a day! It’s completely free, and lunch is included. Next year’s 8th and 9th graders are eligible. To register and for more information, please visit the WHSMB website here. 

Monday, June 6th: Choir Pops Concert
– Join us for the last choir concert of the school year! Choir students, please report to the WHS choir room at 6:30 pm; the concert will start at 7.

Thursday, June 9th: Band Pops Concert
– Join us for the last band concert of the school year! Band students, please report to the WHS band room at 6:30 pm; the concert will start at 7.

Friday, June 17th: Vox Novus to Sing SSB for Eugene Emerald’s!
– Vox Novus, our new a capella choir, has been selected to perform the National Anthem for Eugene Emerald’s first game of the season! Students will need to meet at 6 pm. The game starts at 7.
– We are purchasing group tickets for $9; if you are interested, please email Mrs. Boorman ASAP!

7/8 Band: Upcoming Events

There are several upcoming trips for the combined 7th and 8th grade bands! Here are dates and some information. Chaperones are needed for all events; please let me know if you are available!

Thursday, April 7th- Shasta MS Band Festival
meet at CMS 7 am
– concert dress, money ($5) or lunch
– return before the end of school

Wednesday, April 27th- Newport Festival
– leave CMS at 8:00 am
– concert dress, money ($10) or lunch, casual beach clothes
back to CMS at 5 pm

Friday, April 29th- University of Oregon clinic
– leave CMS at 10:00 am
– casual dress, bring lunch or money ($5-10)
– return before the end of school

CMS Honor Choir!

Greetings fans and music lovers! There is an exciting new ensemble starting up this year at Cascade MS- an auditioned choir! This advanced group will meet after school on Wednesdays from 2:20-3:30, and perform a wide variety of styles and genres. (Think jazz band, but for choir!) Congratulations to our inaugural members:

Elise Aylworth
Connie Baker-Wagoner
Amanda Clark
Saren Hicks
Avery Hoggans-Petzold
Avery Hopkins
SkylarKampstra
Tycho LeGrue
Madelyn Lincoln
PJ Martinez
Angela Strawser
Brooklyn Wilkinson

Our first rehearsal will be on Wednesday, January 20th! Please contact Mrs. Boorman with any questions.